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Steve Gibson, the man who coined the term spyware and created the first anti-spyware program, creator of Spinrite and ShieldsUP, discusses the hot topics in security today with Leo Laporte.

Records live every Tuesday at 4:30pm Eastern / 1:30pm Pacific / 20:30 UTC.

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Steve Gibson, the man who coined the term spyware and created the first anti-spyware program, creator of Spinrite and ShieldsUP, discusses the hot topics in security today with Leo Laporte.

Records live every Tuesday at 4:30pm Eastern / 1:30pm Pacific / 20:30 UTC.

    Anatomy of a Ryuk Attack - Zoom End-to-End Encryption, Windows 10 God Mode, Manifest v3

    Anatomy of a Ryuk Attack - Zoom End-to-End Encryption, Windows 10 God Mode, Manifest v3

    Zoom end-to-end encryption, Windows 10 god mode, Manifest v3.

    Last Wednesday, Zoom announced that THIS week their 30-evaluation of end-to-end encrypted video conferencing would begin
    How to enable Windows 10 "God Mode"
    Edge to be updated with browser extensions "Manifest v3"
    Last Tuesday Microsoft issued fixes for 87 security vulnerabilities - so, yeah, it was a slow month...
    Your SonicWall Network Security Appliance (NSA) MUST be patched now!
    Microsoft's two out-of-cycle patches
    Anatomy of a Ryuk Attack
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-789-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

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    • 1 hr 51 min
    Well Known URI's - Carnival Cruise Hack, ZeroLogon, Five Eyes vs Encryption

    Well Known URI's - Carnival Cruise Hack, ZeroLogon, Five Eyes vs Encryption

    Carnival Cruise hack, ZeroLogon, Five Eyes vs Encryption.

    Chrome gets 86'd!
    Carnival Cruise Line Hack
    The largest company you've never heard of gets hit by ransomware hackers
    No connection logs? In France, you go to jail!
    Hacking the Apple
    ZeroLogon, the FBI, DHS and our forthcoming election security
    The revenge of DNT, as GPC, now enhanced with legislation
    The Anti-E2EE drumbeat beats yet again
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-788-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

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    • 2 hrs 3 min
    Why Win7 Lives On - Android Security, Windows 7 Security, Microsoft Defender

    Why Win7 Lives On - Android Security, Windows 7 Security, Microsoft Defender

    Android Security, Windows 7 Security, Microsoft Defender.

    Google to get even more proactive about Android security
    Why are people sticking with Windows 7?
    And Google funds a JavaScript research engine
    Microsoft Defender gets in Vitro Updating
    WSL 2 (Windows Subsystem for Linux v2) completely bypasses the hosting Windows 10 firewall
    Most Microsoft Exchange Servers remain unpatched after 9 eight months!
    Cloudflare has just added a free web API firewall service for all customers
    US Dept of the Treasury tightens up on Ransomware payments
    UEFI Bootkits are becoming more mainstream
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-787-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

    Sponsors:
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    • 1 hr 54 min
    ZeroLogon++ - Amazon Flying Security Cam, ZeroLogon on GitHub, Ransomware Roundup

    ZeroLogon++ - Amazon Flying Security Cam, ZeroLogon on GitHub, Ransomware Roundup

    Amazon flying security cam, ZeroLogon on GitHub, ransomware roundup.

    What could possibly go wrong: Amazon/Ring's autonomous flying home security webcam
    Evil ransomware gang deposited $1 million of bitcoin in a hacker recruitment drive
    Over this past weekend, Universal Health Services was hit by a huge Ryuk ransomware
    One week ago, there were three ZeroLogon exploits on GitHub. Today there are more than fit on the first page of search results
    Security Fixes in Chrome's v85.0.4183.121 Release
    The VPN you choose DOES make a difference.
    A "Ransomware Goldrush"
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-786-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

    Sponsors:
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    • 2 hrs 3 min
    Formal Verification - iOS 14 & Android 11 Security Features, DuckDuckGo Gets Big

    Formal Verification - iOS 14 & Android 11 Security Features, DuckDuckGo Gets Big

    iOS 14 & Android 11 security features, DuckDuckGo gets big.

    The most important iOS 14 privacy & security features
    All of Android 11's new privacy & security features
    DuckDuckGo usage growth goes exponential
    LAN attack bug fixed in Firefox 79 for Android
    Goodbye Forever Firefox Send and Notes... Oh, how we loved ye
    Microsoft's catastrophic Zerologon vulnerability
    Why we're headed toward formal verification of security protocols
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-785-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

    Sponsors:
    extrahop.com/SECURITYNOW
    Wasabi.com offer code SECURITYNOW
    securityscorecard.com/twit

    • 1 hr 59 min
    BlindSide & BLURtooth - Chrome vs Abusive Ads, Patch Tuesday Palooza

    BlindSide & BLURtooth - Chrome vs Abusive Ads, Patch Tuesday Palooza

    Chrome vs abusive ads, patch Tuesday palooza.

    BlindSide and BLURtooth
    Chrome gets tough on abusive ads
    The last hurrah for IE & Flash exploits
    Chromium Edge on Win10: Forcing the issue
    Edge enables "Ask me..." for each download
    Patch Tuesday Palooza!
    Excessive SSD Defragging also fixed
    The WordPress File Manager flaw... two weeks downstream
    Zoom... now with 2FA
    New Raccoon attack
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-784-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

    Sponsors:
    forwardnetworks.com/twit
    WWT.COM/TWIT
    canary.tools/twit - use code: TWIT

    • 1 hr 53 min

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